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Fri 10 Apr 2020

Easter deliveries trucked to remote regions

Easter deliveries trucked to remote regions

Staples such as milk, pasta, coffee and toilet paper are being trucked to outlying areas and remote Indigenous communities.

The supermarket item you still can’t find

The supermarket item you still can’t find

As extra stock floods stores and buying limits lift in supermarkets, there’s one pantry staple we’re still struggling to find. Here’s why.

Man stopped at border with $450k of marijuana

premium_icon Man stopped at border with $450k of marijuana

An alleged drug smuggler has been busted with almost 100kgs of marijuana worth $450,000 at a border checkpoint between Queensland and NSW.

Aussies ‘out of control’ before sandpaper, says umpire

premium_icon Aussies ‘out of control’ before sandpaper, says umpire

Veteran umpire Ian Gould was third umpire for the infamous Cape Town Test in 2018.

Teen sentenced over nightclub manslaughter

premium_icon Teen sentenced over nightclub manslaughter

A man has been sentenced for the manslaughter of a university academic he punched in an unprovoked assault at an inner-city nightclub.

Tattoo giant crippled by the coronavirus

premium_icon Tattoo giant crippled by the coronavirus

Massive tattoo brand has more than 20 studios globally, including in Italy, where more than 139,000 COVID-19 cases and 17,000 deaths have been recorded.

Phone tracking may ease virus lockdown

premium_icon Phone tracking may ease virus lockdown

Smartphone-tracking could help Australia ease lockdowns and fight a second wave of coronavirus, experts say, amid reports its development is underway.

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